Fans hoping to find the long-hidden final Easter egg in Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy will have to wait a little longer: director James Gunn playfully posted it “for everyone to see” on Facebook — the social media site suffering worldwide outages. On Monday, Facebook and its Instagram and WhatsApp platforms went down around 11:40 a.m. ET with no explanation for the outage. Facebook tweeted that “some people are having trouble accessing Facebook app,” including users attempting to log on and discover the “big” but hard-to-find Easter egg concealed since the film’s release in 2014.
“I just posted the big Guardians Easter egg for everyone to see,” Gunn tweeted. In response to a follower who reported their Facebook isn’t working, a tongue-in-cheek Gunn replied: “WHAT???!!”